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Does scrubbing with a washcloth safely remove dry skin off the face?

Does scrubbing with a washcloth safely remove dry skin off the face?

Yes: Do not be overly aggressive. There are devices for home use that microdermabrasion the skin and even infuse anti aging products such as clarisonic. ...Read more

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How to safely remove dry skin off of the face?

How to safely remove dry skin off of the face?

Creams: Do not ever pick off, moisturize first. Consider using a clarisonic cleansing brush which may help as well. ...Read more

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How to safely remove dry skin on face?

How to safely remove dry skin on face?

Dry skin: You actually do not want to try to remove dry skin, since it is your own skin that is flaking. You want to treat it. If it is a rash, like seborrhea, which produces flaking, then you need a dandruff shampoo and a Hydrocortisone cream 1%. If it is truly dry, like in alaska in the winter, then use a facial moisturizer, several times a day. If it is severe, it could be psoriasis or icthyosis. ...Read more

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White layered dry skin in head. If removed, it turns into black skin like rashes. 6 month before found and treated streptococcus bacterial infection?

White layered dry skin in head. If removed, it turns into black skin like rashes. 6 month before found and treated streptococcus bacterial infection?

Skin cancer?: When a skin lesion fails to heal and not associated with burning or itching, one should get checked for skin cancer. The fact that it was infected 6 months ago might be due to scratching thereby introducing bacteria into the lesion. It is only prudent to see a dermatologist to make sure that it is not a skin cancer. ...Read more

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Melasma or dark patches on face Showed many doctors nothing works Discolred chin area No rash Dry skin Age 42 Half uterus removed no period?

Melasma or dark patches on face
Showed many doctors nothing works
Discolred chin area
No rash
Dry skin
Age 42 Half uterus removed no period?

You might consider..: Microneedling is the process where small needles are used to penetrate the epidermis and the dermis, creating micro pores that allow deeper application of certain topical medications, such as lightening agents. Some patients have had good results with evening out skin tone, reduction of fine lines/wrinkles, and even improvement of scars and stretch marks. ...Read more

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2 month baby , dry skin on the head . Help?

2 month baby , dry skin on the head . Help?

Normal variation: Cradle cap occurs when normal aging skin cells fail to shead from the scalp in infants.Moms typicly use mild shampoos to avoid eye irritation but these shampoos do not have the chemicals needed to break up skin oils.Some infants have thicker skin oil which acts like glue & prevents skin cells from separating.Dandruf shampoos+soft cuticle brushes used regularly will solve this problem. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how I could prevent dry skin on face?

Can you tell me how I could prevent dry skin on face?

Dry skin: To prevent or treat dry skin: 1. Hydrate orally with water. 2. Use sun screen liberally. 3. Take warm baths or showers instead of hot ones. 4. Avoid “deodorant” or abrasive soaps – opt for mild cleansers/soaps/shower gels. 5. Apply moisturizing lotion before the skin is fully dry. ...Read more

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What should I do for a face washing regimenfor dry skin?

What should I do for a face washing regimenfor dry skin?

Moisturizer: Any facial wash that contains a moisturizer should help. Also consider using a facial moisturizer regularly to keep things from drying out. ...Read more

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Can I use pedi spin on my face for dry skin?

Can I use pedi spin on my face for dry skin?

Pedi spin: I would advise against that . Anything designed for the thickest skin on our bodies shoudn't be used on your face. ...Read more

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How to treat redness and dry skin on the face?

How to treat redness and dry skin on the face?

Depends on the cause: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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What cause dry skin itchy on lower part of face?

What cause dry skin itchy on lower part of face?

Many possibilities: There are many types and causes of an itchy skin rash. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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What is the best face wash for dry skin (in india) ?

What is the best face wash for dry skin (in india) ?

Major brand: Major American brands are available worldwide. One such soap would be white Dove without any fragrance. ...Read more

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Why do I have dry skin on my face that turns into scabs?

Why do I have dry skin on my face that turns into scabs?

Needs examination: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining the lesions and taking a history. Are the lesions worse on exposure to sun? Your description suggests examination for discoid lupus. See this site for more info. http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1065529-overview. ...Read more

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Why do I have red blotches on my face and it dry skin to?

Why do I have red blotches on my face and it dry skin to?

Seborrhea: Seborrhea can cause redness and scaling and will respond to either 1 per cent Hydrocortisone or topical antifungals such as ketoconazole , Miconazole or perhaps lotrimin. This can be accompanied by dandruff. A prescription treatment which is sometimes useful for long term relief is Eurax (crotamiton) lotion which decrease demises which lives in skin. ...Read more

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What can I do to relieve really dry skin on my head/scalp?

What can I do to relieve really dry skin on my head/scalp?

Seborrheic Eczema: If you also have dandruff, it is possible that have seborrheic eczema which is a more inflammatory form. Daily use of an anti-dandruff shampoo (head and shoulders) will help to reduce the dry skin. ...Read more

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Please explain which face cream is good for dry skin type?

Depends on skin type: This is not an easy answer and it really depends on your skin type and sensitivities. I generally recommend Lubriderm, Cetaphil or Eucerin with SPF ...Read more

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Any ideas why is it that I have dry skin patches on my face?

Any ideas why is it that I have dry skin patches on my face?

Get the diagnosis: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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My 3 month old has dry skin on his face. What can I put besides vaseline?

Moisturizers: Aquaphor ointment is a better option than vaseline for dry chapped skin. Also cream moisturizers are more lubricating than lotions. Cereve cream, acid manlte cream, and vanicream are very lubricating. Moisturise frequently for betterresults. ...Read more

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